Get 40-50% Off Sitewide! Code: MXMAY Ends: 5/23 Details

  1. Help
Get 40-50% Off Sitewide! Code: MXMAY Ends: 5/23 Details

Careers in the Floral Industry

Hello, you either have JavaScript turned off or an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.

Careers in the Floral Industry - Page Text Content


BC: Tammy H. Price "Where flowers bloom, so does hope!" Lady Bird Johnson


1: Flowers... | if only you could get paid for just looking at them!

2: Many people dream of being a Floral Designer! Its so "glamorous"...NOT! | Hollywood doesn't help, either. Here is Jennifer Aniston portraying a Seattle florist in the 2009 film, "Love Happens. Its a physically demanding job, but if you have a passion for flowers, then it doesn't seem so hard!

3: Most people just think about how cool it would be to a Floral Designer. But that's only the beginning!!

4: Flower Farms have the following jobs...laborers, packers, graders, transporters and more! | There are many Flower Farms in South America & the United STates, too!

5: Flower Farms are worldwide! Pakistan & Kenya

7: Working in a greenhouse can be very enjoyable. Its always around 80 degrees, it feels good to work with the plants & the soil and you never have to dress up!!

8: Wholesale Florists are next in the chain. Here you can be a Flower Processor, Salesperson or a Delivery Person.

9: Finally, you could work in your local Retail Flower Shop! | You could be the Owner, Manager, Designer or even the Delivery Person.

10: There are even other options outside of the three main sections of the Floral Industry! | There are Professional Lei Makers in Hawaii and other parts of the South Pacific and Asia,

11: or a Rose Bowl Parade Float Designer! | You have to work year-around to make sure the floats are ready for New Year's Day!!

12: How interesting would it be to work in the world's largest flower auction?

13: This is the Aalsmeer Flower Auction near, Amsterdam, Holland!

14: Or if you think you'd like to be a teacher... | you could teach Floriculture, like me!!

15: The Floral Industry needs designers, writers, photographers, business owners, bloggers, scientists, inventors, managers and more! The possibilities are only limited by your imagination.

Sizes: mini|medium|large|massive
Default User
  • By: Tammy H.
  • Joined: about 8 years ago
  • Published Mixbooks: 1
No contributors

About This Mixbook

  • Title: Careers in the Floral Industry
  • A simple overview of various job in the Floral Industry.
  • Tags: careers, floral industry, flowers
  • Published: about 8 years ago